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West Lothian husband and wife in court for assaulting each other

Our Region

Swinney to Edinburgh tram inquiry: ‘I didn’t want Government to get blame’

Transport
The collision happened on bridge Street, Tranent. Picture: Google

OAP left with serious head injuries after being hit by cyclist

Our Region

Nine members of crime gang behind torture of Lothians man ‘jailed for 90 years’

Crime

Two women arrested over Princes Street armed robbery

Edinburgh

Consultation extended over Wester Hailes-Currie school merger proposals

Edinburgh

Cars found trapped in Edinburgh’s ‘robot car park’ 15 years on

Edinburgh

Sainsbury’s putting ‘thousands of jobs at risk’ with management plan

News
Stewart Stevenson has cancelled his appearence after taking ill on a train.

Former transport minister cancels tram inquiry appearance after illness

Edinburgh

Kevin Buckle: The missed opportunities Edinburgh will regret

Kevin Buckle
Ryan Montgomery receives the Dougie Geddes award from Corstorphine Rotary Club president Arthur Barlow

‘Remarkable’ Ryan is a real lifesaver

News
Members of the Grassmarket Community Project hillwalking group in Holyrood Park. Picture: Jane Barlow

Top city firms named at Edinburgh Business Awards

Business
Sarah Marchbank with Brian Thomson at Everest Base Camp

‘My sister was with me every step of the way to Everest Base Camp’

News 2
Gillian Ewing.

Family of Edinburgh mum who died in bin lorry crash agree £800k compensation

News
Ann and Bert Dow, from Stenhouse, who appear in Edinburgh Headway Group's award-winning brain injury video.

Couple share story in brain injury film

News
Staff member Beth Fisher at Earthy Food Stores, Canonmills. 
Pic Neil Hanna

Future of Earthy in doubt after business is sold

Edinburgh

Vintage machinery set for first Edinburgh Tractor World Show

Business

Barnardo’s volunteer Annette Lamb amazed at top charity prize

News

Lifeline Edinburgh charity faces closure as funding falls through

News 1

Meet the Liberton gardener set to take on the best at the world landscaping championships

News

Nine members of crime gang behind torture of Lothians man ‘jailed for 90 years’

Crime

Safe stolen from Broxburn Snooker Club

Our Region
Two women have been arrested and charged

Two women arrested over Princes Street armed robbery

Edinburgh
St Mary's Cathedral

Cathedral thief fled on nun’s bike

Crime

Cruel vandals taunt dad over death of his son

News

Three-figure cash sum stolen in weekend burglary

Our Region

In pictures: The terrifying weapons horde of Scotland’s most sophisticated crime gang

Crime

1 in 4 city private hire drivers are criminals, data reveals

News 13

Swinney to Edinburgh tram inquiry: ‘I didn’t want Government to get blame’

Transport 5
Stewart Stevenson has cancelled his appearence after taking ill on a train.

Former transport minister cancels tram inquiry appearance after illness

Edinburgh
The lane has been blocked on the M8

Delays on M8 after car crashes into central reservation

Edinburgh
James Watt and Martin Dickie have plans to extend the BrewDog brand

BrewDog eyes opening a pub at Edinburgh Airport

Transport 2
The Forth road Bridge is to be painted - and it'll take about ten years. Picture Lisa Ferguson.

Forth Road Bridge is to get first full paint job since it opened

Edinburgh

Date set for Queensferry Crossing to become a motorway

Transport
Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Passengers slam ‘fire alarm chaos’ at Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh 4

Edinburgh Trams introduce contactless payments

Transport 5

Tranent driver who hit girl, 10, traced by police

Edinburgh

In pictures: Edinburgh’s failed ‘robot’ car park

Transport

1 in 4 city private hire drivers are criminals, data reveals

News 13
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates will visit the University of Edinburgh, Picture: AFP/Getty

Bill Gates set for University of Edinburgh agriculture visit

Edinburgh

Consultation extended over Wester Hailes-Currie school merger proposals

Edinburgh 1
Zakia Moulaoui from Invisible Cities who is providing haircuts and handing out toiletries to homeless people from the police box on Leith Walk. Photograph: Greg Macvean

Barbers think outside the box to give homeless free haircuts

Education
Susan Morrison has issues with the 1960s attitude towards health and safety

Susan Morrison: My milk-snatching, jannie-sniffing school days

Opinion

Edinburgh theatre takes flagship project to India

Edinburgh

John McLellan: Drummond High parents shouldn’t fear scary council

Opinion

Meetings to discuss merger plans for Currie High and WHEC

Edinburgh 1

Teacher who shot at urinating teenagers allowed back into classroom

Edinburgh 3
Almost 86 per cent of A&E patients were dealt with within the four-hour target time

Scottish A&E waiting times performance improving despite flu outbreak

News
Half of all those over 75 say that their main source of company is the TV or a pet. Picture: John Devlin

Alex Cole-Hamilton: We face a hidden crisis of loneliness

Opinion

Maid Marian star Howard ‘Lew’ Lewis dies in Edinburgh hospital

News 3
Zakia Moulaoui from Invisible Cities who is providing haircuts and handing out toiletries to homeless people from the police box on Leith Walk. Photograph: Greg Macvean

Barbers think outside the box to give homeless free haircuts

Education
Debbie McKinnon says she tried every diet going before taking up swimming

Swimming slimmer takes to the pool to drop 7 stone

Edinburgh 2
Protest over closed St John's children's ward

Protest over continued closure of children’s ward

News 1

Scottish Government relaunch ‘Eat Better Feel Better’ campaign

Edinburgh

‘Scared’ mother’s heartfelt plea for dying son’s treatment cash

News

NHS Lothian worst ever A&E waiting times

Health

NHS Lothian paid out almost £33m for medical mistakes

Health

Heart attack victim forced to ‘get bus to hospital after Edinburgh GP snub’

Health
The conference centre in Davos where the World Economic Forum is being held. Picture: AP

Ian Swanson: While the haves gather the have-nots grow in number

Opinion 1
Half of all those over 75 say that their main source of company is the TV or a pet. Picture: John Devlin

Alex Cole-Hamilton: We face a hidden crisis of loneliness

Opinion
Darren Greenfield was a familiar sight on the streets

Leader comment: Sadly, Darren Greenfield’s story is not unique

News
Amazing achievements take place on a daily basis across our schools. Picture: Getty

Alison Dickie: Let the young take the lead for once

Opinion 1

Helen Martin: Banking changes may turn UK into fraudsters’ paradise

Opinion 1

Helen Martin: Every gender should be equal – if properly clothed

Opinion

Liam Rudden - Never mind the mitherers get the curtain up on time

Entertainment 1

Leader comment: Fans can be proud of supporting Justice for Shaun

Opinion
Almost 86 per cent of A&E patients were dealt with within the four-hour target time

Scottish A&E waiting times performance improving despite flu outbreak

News
The conference centre in Davos where the World Economic Forum is being held. Picture: AP

Ian Swanson: While the haves gather the have-nots grow in number

Opinion 1
Half of all those over 75 say that their main source of company is the TV or a pet. Picture: John Devlin

Alex Cole-Hamilton: We face a hidden crisis of loneliness

Opinion
Amazing achievements take place on a daily basis across our schools. Picture: Getty

Alison Dickie: Let the young take the lead for once

Opinion 1
Alan Cumming and Nicola Sturgeon at a flash mob meeting outside the Yes Campaign office in Finnieston , Glasgow in 2014. Picture: TSPL

Alan Cumming makes £64K profit on ‘Indyref flat’ he bought in Edinburgh

Entertainment 9

Airbnb is ruining neighbourhoods claim angry residents

Business 4
Kezia Dugdale addressed a Scottish Women's Convention conference. Picture: John Devlin

Kezia Dugdale calls on Holyrood to tackle sexual harassment

News 3

SNP rejects claims of ‘Trump-like’ mocking of David Torrance

News 2

Top of Leith Walk to become ‘landmark’ public space in revised plans

New Town 5

No plans to ‘follow Glasgow’s lead’ by renaming Edinburgh City Council

Edinburgh 5

Edinburgh aims to end use of B&B for homeless families

Politics 3
The letter from Burns to his old school friend will go on show in Edinburgh: PIC: National Library of Scotland.

Robert Burns letter on ‘night out with the lads’ to go on show

Entertainment
Plaster cast of Robert Burns' skull

8 great ways to celebrate the birth of The Bard in... Burns’ Week

Entertainment
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates will visit the University of Edinburgh, Picture: AFP/Getty

Bill Gates set for University of Edinburgh agriculture visit

Edinburgh
The retailer is consulting with staff over plans that will see a number of senior in-store posts slimmed down. Picture: Emma Mitchell

Sainsbury’s putting ‘thousands of jobs at risk’ with management plan

News 1
Flick founders Nigel Eccles and Rob Jones

FanDuel duo reunite to launch Flick gaming video platform

News
The conference centre in Davos where the World Economic Forum is being held. Picture: AP

Ian Swanson: While the haves gather the have-nots grow in number

Opinion 1